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$40m for Canfor Mackenzie sawmill

Canfor announced it is investing $40 million at its sawmill in Mackenzie, B.C. for modifications and upgrades to the sawmill, kilns and planer.


January 22, 2013
By Canfor Corporation

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“Our fibre supply in the Mackenzie region is strong and this announcement reflects confidence in our ability to operate an internationally-competitive mill in this community,” said Don Kayne, president and CEO of Canfor Corporation.

The capital project will commence in January 2013, with anticipated completion in November 2013, according to a release from the company.

This announcement brings the total dollar value of Canfor’s capital investments in its British Columbia solid wood, pulp and paper facilities to $600 million over the last three years.

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